A local program allows you to buy gift cards for half price.
Check out Double Dollar Steals – a new program just launched that is releasing new offers each week where gift cards for Restaurants, Hotels and other leisure activities are sold for 50% off.
You have to be a text member to be notified of the gift card sale. Once you receive the text, you can visit http://nbcsandiego.mediawebconnect.com/ to purchase the card. They’re available on a first-come, first-serve basis.
To join send the text “Double Dollar” to 739739. Then, just wait for your weekly text to start saving money.